- 1.1 (de una puerta) threshold 1.2 (borde, frontera) tb umbrales threshold en el umbral or los umbrales de la muerte at death's door en el umbral del nuevo siglo on the threshold of the new century en el umbral or los umbrales de la locura on the verge of madness en los umbrales de la civilización at the dawn of civilization 1.3 [Econ] [Fin] threshold
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The name of Spain's state-run post office is correos. Stamps can be bought in an estanco, although certified or express mail must be sent from a post office (estafeta or oficina de correos). Postboxes in Spain are silver with red and yellow hoops. There are also red boxes for urgent mail. In Latin America correo, in the singular, means both a post office and the mail system.